Gingivitis Is Never A Good Thing to Have

For many people, the word gingivitis sounds like something they have heard but the odds are they don’t know what it describes or how bad it can be if it takes up residence in your mouth. The reason you don’t want gingivitis camping out in your mouth is that it’s a type of periodontal disease…

Make Your Own Mouthwash – Here’s 4 Recipes

Buying mouthwash at the store can be overwhelming (there are more than 100 options in the marketplace) and cash-challenging (even generic brands are not cheap). Plus, trying to figure out what exactly is in the mouthwash you buy  can be dizzyingly frustrating (or quite frightening once you figure it out). So the next time you…

All About Root Canals

You might think of a root canal as being especially painful, but the truth is that most people who have one reported much less pain than they expected. In fact, many compare it to getting a crown or filling. Most importantly, the benefits to your oral health from a root canal can be huge.  …

6 Tips to Flossing Effectively

Using Proper Techniques Are Important if You Want to Be the Boss of Your Floss   How Often Should You Floss? Daily according to the American Dental Association (ADA) if you want to effectively remove the plaque from places between your teeth where you toothbrush can’t reach. Remember, plaque that isn’t removed hardens into calculus…